Banku

Turban-makers of Bengal town feel heat of Afghanistan turmoil

Sonamukhi had become a turban hub over 40 years back when some Pakhtoons, locally known as Kabuliwallahs, used to visit Krishnabazar area to peddle spices, dry fruits, and for moneylending purposes.

published on : 22nd August 2021

17-year-old held for impersonating Army personnel in Bengal's Bankura

The boy told the elder brother of a friend that he would get him a job in the Army but would need to pay Rs 1.30 lakh to an officer, Superintendent of Police Dhritiman Sarkar said.

published on : 14th July 2021